If you feel stuck without options, know that being unhappy in law does not take away all your choices. Learn 2 steps you can take now to design your empowered career!
As a First Generation Lawyer you are the first in your family to blaze a path which can sometimes be lonely, overwhelming and confusing. But, along with the responsibility and expectations of others in your family who may be riding a lot of hopes and dreams on your success, is the ability to do something that others with in the legal profession may not have as much freedom to do. You have the ability to take your values and desires and propel them into the areas you want to practice, with whom and how. And with that, there is a lot of freedom to be you. Embrace the unique story of being a first generation lawyer and learn from others who have blazed their own unique path before you.
Her Legal Global Blog talks to women in law who have the practice experience to guide you in your career decisions. Learn what these women have to say about a multitude of topics including succeeding in all male firms, building their own practices or firms and putting yourself on the partner track (and if it is for you.) Learn from the women who are traveling the legal journey and sharing their wisdom with you.
Learn the 5 ways you could be killing your career without knowing it.
Our mindset might be "law doesn't need much planning" but a career that we spend time proactively and strategically planning may mean the difference between staying in law or leaving in frustration. Learn why.
Legal Career paths are not always exactly planned out. Pivoting can be exciting and energizing if you know the steps to take and are prepared. Learn how.
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6 Steps to Being a More Resilient Lawyer
Resilience was always a mystery to me. Pushing through seemed easy except when it wasn't. Learn 6 steps that you can use right now to build your resilience.
High Performance Coach, Judith Gordon gives you 4 steps to achieve better emotional intelligence. Thrive through stress. Learn how!
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Shawna D. Vasilko Dobson Law, USA
Gabriela Kratchanov Spiteri & Ursulak, Canada